Find a Select Surgeon - Plastic Surgery

Changing your physical appearance, whether for medical or cosmetic reasons, can change your life as well. When undergoing such a transformation, it’s critical to work with the most highly skilled surgeons.

New Jersey Monthly is proud to announce the 2023 edition of the Select Surgeons Plastic Surgeons list, an elite grouping of the state’s top doctors performing plastic surgery across 27 procedure categories. This distinction is based on a number of criteria, including experience, qualifications, surgical results, and reputation. Only the top doctors in each category are named to the Select Surgeons Plastic Surgeons list.

The list is based on a 360-degree analysis of potential surgeons, incorporating as much relevant objective information as possible. The selection process targets the top surgeons for 27 different procedures so patients can find the most appropriate surgeon for their needs.  View our methodology here.

Christopher P. Godek, MD

  • Specialties: Abdominoplasty; Breast Augmentation; Breast Reduction/Breast Lift; Ear Surgery - Cosmetic; Eyelid Rejuvenation; Facelift; Liposuction - Body; Liposuction - Face; Rhinoplasty - Surgical; Skin Resurfacing with CO2, Erbium Lasers

About Dr. Christopher P. Godek

Dr. Christopher P. Godek is a nationally recognized plastic surgeon for cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast, and body. Patients seek his expertise in specialties such as rhinoplasties, eyelid lifts, face-lifts, breast augmentation, tummy tucks, and other body contouring procedures. He also lectures internationally on advancements in aesthetic medicine.


A bioengineer by training, Dr. Godek has developed many sophisticated technologies to improve plastic surgery outcomes. He is a co-patent holder of HydraSolveTM, an FDA-approved treatment for water-based, gentle fat removal. He is also co-founder of CYPRIS Medical, a company that makes the minimally-invasive lower face and neck lift tool called XACTTM.


Dr. Godek is sought after for his compassionate patient care. He believes this to be an integral part of any successful surgery.


State-of-the-art technology in nonsurgical facial and body treatments are offered at his medical spa, Bella Derma. Dr. Godek’s experienced physician assistants perform the latest in laser treatments, including Sciton’s HALOTM and BBLTM phototherapies. They are also expert injectors who specialize in the precision use of a variety of fillers for the face and lips, Botox® for fine wrinkle lines and Qwo®, the newest injectable treatment for stubborn cellulite.


His team of skin care specialists offer treatments for the skin and body using various modalities, including HydraFacial, Ultherapy®, CoolSculpting®, EndyMed, micro-needling and more. Dr. Godek is pleased to announce the grand opening of Bella Wellness and his IV Rejuvenation Lounge.